8903 one of two U23B's on the HESR leads the Rocket into Durand. The U23B's are now stored serviceable but are rumored to have seen their last year on the HESR and are possibly up for sale.
Two Ex-BNSF C30-7's, a Central Oregon an Pacific GP38-2 and a HESR GP38AC lead a train into Durand.
A pair of CN Dash 9's lead train 501 through Durand.
Storm clouds build in as a CN mixed freight shoves a cut of interchange cars into the yard in Durand for the HESR and GLC.
With a pair of GTW GP38-2s, 502 rolls up to Durand where they will make a set out and pickup.
The sun came out for a few minutes this day and luckily i was able to grab a shot of CN L500 leaving the yard while it was out. Ex-GTW CN 4904 is the power today.
After pulling 120 empties from Durand yard (having been brought down from Essexville behind Huron & Eastern ex BNSF C30-7's the day before), L501 pumps up it's air and gets ready to head west.
A former Frisco B30-7 and an ex CN GP40-2LW back the train from Bay City into the yard in Durand.
A GLC conductor trainee and the HESR Yard crew discuss where the GLC will leave the cars for the yard job to pick up as the OSTN pulls slowly through the yard with a rather large train. Not much h... (more)
An overnight snow storm has left a couple inches of snow in Durand. Snow continues to fall as CN local L500 turns their power at Durand.
CN 5700 and IC 1000 lead train 397 through Durand, Michigan.
A train led by a CN SD75I, and IC SD70 #1000 have dynamics in full force as they approach 10 MPH speed restriction due to a derailment at Pittsburg Road. The derailment happened on 1-6-11. Eight... (more)